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If you are about to start a family with your spouse, you will often hear about "family planning." But what really does it mean? Family planning is often understood as prevention of pregnancy. However, it is more than just that. Read on for more.

Ferenc Charles Gyimesi, MD
(304) 623-0496
300 Davisson Run Rd
Clarksburg, WV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Guadalajara, Fac De Med, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1977

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Ali Rahimian, MD
(304) 622-1264
300 Davisson Run Rd
Clarksburg, WV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Teheran Univ, Fac Of Med, Teheran, Iran
Graduation Year: 1968

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Dr.Ali Rahimian
(304) 622-1264
300 Davisson Run Rd # 203
Clarksburg, WV
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Teheran Univ, Fac Of Med, Teheran
Year of Graduation: 1968
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Dr.Julie McCammon
(304) 622-8383
Ste 303B, 300 Davisson Run Road
Clarksburg, WV
Gender
F
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.7, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Richard Wade King, MD
(304) 842-0801
9 Chenoweth Dr
Bridgeport, WV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: American Univ Of The Caribbean, Sch Of Med, Plymouth, Montserrat
Graduation Year: 1990

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Ali A Rahimian
(304) 622-1264
300 Davisson Run Rd
Clarksburg, WV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Ferenc Charles Gyimesi
(304) 623-0496
300 Davisson Run Rd
Clarksburg, WV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Julie Kathryn Mc Cammon, MD
(304) 622-8383
300 Davisson Run Rd
Clarksburg, WV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1979

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Richard Wade King
(304) 842-0804
902 Lodgeville Rd
Bridgeport, WV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Patrick Corkrean Bonasso, MD
168 Thompson Dr
Bridgeport, WV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Infectious Diseases
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Marshall Univ Sch Of Med, Huntington Wv 25755
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: Fairmont Gen Hosp, Fairmont, Wv
Group Practice: Woman Care

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Family Planning, What Family Planning Means for Dads and Moms

Family Planning - What Dads and Moms Need to Know


If you are about to start a family with your spouse, you will often hear about "family planning". But what really does it mean? Family planning is often understood as prevention of pregnancy. However, it is more than just that.

What Family Planning Really Means

Family planning refers to:
  • Deciding how many children you will have
  • Planning when to have a child and the time interval between children
  • Selecting suitable birth control methods to prevent pregnancy

What Family Planning Does NOT Mean

Due to lack of information on family planning, many couples may make decisions that can haunt them for life. Here is what you should know about family planning:

Family Planning is NOT a one-man show

Family planning is a joint decision between the husband and wife . It is important to make informed decisions based on your as well as your spouse's needs. For this, couples should work toward developing an open communication channel between both partners with consideration for each other's feelings and desires.
  • Talk about your desires and aspirations.
  • Listen to your partner to understand his or her needs.
  • Build trust by respecting your partner's feelings and accepting differences in opinion.

It is also important to speak to a family planning counselor who can guide you and your spouse through the various birth control options available and help you evaluate the pros and cons of each.

Family planning decisions are NOT universal

Each couple is different and has different needs. What may be right for you may not be right for another couple. Your family planning decisions may depend on several factors, including personal finances, health issues, and the time you and your spouse can devote for your future children.

Family planning is NOT only about abstinence

One reason many couples opt out of family planning is because they believe it involves refraining from sex. While abstinence is one of the best birth control methods, there are many other options that you can use and still enjoy a satisfying sex life.

Here are some common birth control methods and their effectiveness (according to the Family Planning Council).

Birth Control Method Effectiveness or Chances of NOT Getting Pregnant
Condoms (for males and females) 86% - 97% for male condoms
79% - 95% for female condoms
Diaphragm...

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